lions share


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li′on's share`


n.
the largest part or share, esp. an unreasonably large portion.
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LIONS SHARE: John Topham (right), and president Russell Parkinson, of Colne Valley Lions, present the cheque to Kirkwood Hospice nurses Yvonne Howe, Emma Tattersall and Ruth Bower (JH210410Dlions-01)
Tri-state transport projects are set to benefit from the lions share of a $1.5 billion funding package recommended to Congress by President George W.
A frustrated Little moaned: "We had the lions share of chances in the first half and conceded a sloppy goal which has been the story of the season so far."